26 Jan '13, 5pm

The Growth of Renewable Energy in the Mainstream Media

The Growth of Renewable Energy in the Mainstream Media

What Factiva’s numbers highlight to me is the attitude shift in mainstream media outlets from sometimes skeptical and vague, to more often informed and balanced. There are a variety of reasons for this. The first is the President’s focus on “green collar” jobs and the political fights on Capitol Hill that were created due to his successes, and failures, on the issue. The second is the explosion of clean energy-specific publications, whose quality is close to, or on par with, their fossil energy counterparts. These publications have proven to be both timely and relevant sources of information about the industry, often connecting clean energy growth to the domestic and global economies.

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